News: Government

Steve Bracks named new MCG Trust Chair

Former Victorian Premier Steve Bracks has been named as the new Chair of the MCG Trust, replacing Bob Herbert, who will be retiring from the role after 13 years on the Trust and three years…

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May 23, 2017 Government / Sport / Venues /


Western Australian Government creates industry consortiums to promote economic growth

The newly elected Western Australian Government has announced the creation of a series of Industry Engagement Consortiums designed to strengthen working relationships between industry and…

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May 19, 2017 Government / Tourism /


Department of Conservation to raise charges for overseas visitors walking New Zealand’s trails

The Department of Conservation (DoC) is set to start charging tourists more than the locals for walking New Zealand's national park trails. Speaking at this week's TRENZ tourism…

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May 12, 2017 Government / Parks / Recreation / Tourism /


New Zealand Government announces $100 million Tourism Infrastructure Fund

The announcement by the New Zealand Government that it will create a Tourism Infrastructure Fund worth $102 million over four years has been widely welcomed by tourism groups. Announced by…

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May 11, 2017 Attractions / Environment / Finance / Government / Tourism /


Federal budget cuts Tourism Australia funding, ‘puts jobs at risk’

The 2017/18 Federal budget from Australian Treasurer Scott Morrision has been met with disappointment from industry groups, with the Tourism & Transport Forum (TTF) labelling it a…

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May 10, 2017 Events / Finance / Government / Marketing / Tourism /


Federal budget backs healthy lifestyles and Gold Cost Commonwealth Games

Yesterday’s 2017/18 budget from Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison has been described as a “missed opportunity” to tackle Australia’s rising levels of obesity, despite…

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May 10, 2017 Finance / Government / Recreation / Sport / Wellness /


Actions to supercharge future success of New Zealand tourism

Priority actions for the incoming Government to supercharge the tourism industry’s success have been unveiled today by Tourism Industry Aotearoa. Tourism for Tomorrow, the 2017…

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May 10, 2017 Finance / Government / Marketing / Tourism /


Federal Budget confirms return of Australia Council arts funds

Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison’s 2017/18 budget, handed down in Canberra on last night, has confirmed that funds from the Catalyst - Australian Arts and Culture Fund are to be…

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May 10, 2017 Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Finance / Government /


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